|The Crystal Stopper - Maurice LeBlanc|
LibriVox recording of The Crystal Stopper by Maurice LeBlanc. Read by Cathy Barratt During a burglary at the home of Deputy Daubrecq a crime is committed, and two accomplices of Arsène Lupin are arrested by the police. One is guilty of the crime, the other innocent, but both will be sentenced to death. Lupin seeks to deliver the victim of a miscarriage of justice, but struggles against Deputy Daubrecq's ruthless blackmailer, who has an incriminating document hidden in a crystal stopper...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; mystery; Arsène Lupin, gentleman thief; murder
Downloads: 3,862 (1 review)
|A Sweet Little Maid - Amy Ella Blanchard|
LibriVox recording of A Sweet Little Maid, by Amy Ella Blanchard. Read by Diana Majlinger. Dimple, the nine-year-old little girl is accustomed to being always the first. She has Bubbles, a little coloured girl as playmate and servant. One day Dimple’s cousin, Florence comes to visit her and they have a wonderful time together. But then come the rainy days and the two children easily get bored in the house… and that’s how the adventures and troubles begin...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; children; fiction
Downloads: 5,254 (1 review)
|The Danger Trail - James Oliver Curwood|
Librivox recording of The Danger Trail by James Oliver Curwood. Read by Roger Melin. Chicago engineer Jack Howland is sent to the edge of the Canadian barren lands north of Prince Albert to establish a train route through some of the most treacherous terrain in North America. He would soon learn that it was not only the terrain that was forbidding, as he begins to understand why the previous engineers sent on the same mission had been forced to give up the task and flee back to the south...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; fiction; adventure; romance; Canada
Downloads: 21,839 (1 review)
|Pariah Planet - Murray Leinster|
LibriVox recording of PARIAH PLANET, by Murray Leinster. Read by Phil Chenevert When the blue plague appeared on the planet of Dara, fear struck nearby worlds. The fear led to a hate that threatened the lives of millions and endangered the Galactic peace. But the Med Service ship Aesculapius 20 with Calhoun and Murgatroyd the Tormal aboard are on the job and have stumbled into the horrible mess caused by unreasoning hatred, quarantine, mass starvation and serious bureaucratic screw ups...
Keywords: leinster; SF; librivox; audiobook; science fiction
Downloads: 4,626 (1 review)
|The Shrieking Pit - Arthur Rees|
LibriVox recording of The Shrieking Pit, by Arthur Rees. Read by Kevin Green. The Shrieking Pit is one of Arthur Rees's earlier works, and is a good old fashioned murder mystery story. Grant Colwyn, a private detective, is holidaying in East Anglia when he notices a young man at a nearby table behaving peculiarly. The young man later leaves the hotel without paying his bill, and turns up in a nearby hamlet in the Norfolk marshes where he takes lodgings at the village inn...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; crime; thriller; norfolk; detective; world war one; ww1
Downloads: 4,449 (1 review)
|The Ambulance Made Two Trips - Murray Leinster|
LibriVox recording of The Ambulance Made Two Trips, by Murray Leinster. Read by Phil Chenevert Big Jake Connors is taking over his town through violence, inimidation and bribery but Detective Sergeant Fitzgerald can only grind his teeth in frustration. The gangsters seem to have everything going their way until the day that a little dry cleaning establishment declines their offer of 'protection' and strange things start to happen...
Keywords: l'einster; science fiction; SF
Downloads: 61,063 (1 review)
|Oomphel in the Sky - H. Beam Piper|
Librivox recording of Oomphel in the Sky, by H. Beam Piper. Read by Mark Nelson Natives of the distant planet of Kwannon believe that their world is about to end, and in preparing for the apocalypse, may be unnecessarily bringing about their own demise. The planetary government can’t overcome its own bureaucracy to help them, and the military is overwhelmed. Can a single newsman change the course of a whole people, and save their world? (Summary by Mark Nelson) For further information, includi...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; science fiction; piper; oomphel
Downloads: 20,327 (1 review)
|The Red Thumb Mark - R. Austin Freeman|
Librivox recording of The Red Thumb Mark by R. Austin Freeman. Read by LibriVox Volunteers. Missing diamonds, untouched safe, two blood smeared thumb prints and a mysterious Mr X. If these are present, Dr Thorndyke must be there too. Will he be able to solve this case?The Red Thumb Mark is the first novel of Freeman’s best-selling Thorndyke series. (Summary by Diana Majlinger) For more free audiobooks, or to become a volunteer reader, please visit librivox.org...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; mystery
Downloads: 12,566 (1 review)
|The Lost Princess of Oz - L. Frank Baum|
LibriVox recording of The Lost Princess of Oz by L. Frank Baum. Read in English by Phil Chenevert Oh My Goodness !!! Princess Ozma is missing and no one can find her. The whole kingdom of OZ is upset and our heroes must set out to brave many dangers and adventures to search for their beloved girl ruler. When Princess Ozma mysteriously disappears, four search parties are sent out, one for each of Oz's four countries...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Oz
Downloads: 978 (1 review)
|This Giddy Globe - Oliver Herford|
LibriVox recording of THIS GIDDY GLOBE, by OLIVER HERFORD. Is there a genre called FUN? Yes, and this is it! Insanely humorous geography that will have you rolling on the floor laughing with your sides hurting. (Summary by Neeru Iyer) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; humor
Downloads: 3,134 (1 review)
|Love Among the Chickens - P. G. Wodehouse|
Librivox recording of Love Among the Chickens by P. G. Wodehouse. Read by Mark Nelson Jeremy Garnet, a second-rate novelist, gets talked into joining his old pal Stanley Featheringstonehaugh Ukridge in an insane plan to start a chicken ranch. Garnet should bail out on his crazy friend, but he falls in love with one of Ukridge's neighbors, Phyllis. Soon he is up to his neck in sick chickens, bad debts, a hostile future father-in-law, a sinister plot, and dirty golf...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; literature; Wodehouse
Downloads: 122,788 (1 review)
|A Man of Means - P. G. Wodehouse and C. H. Bovill|
Librivox recording of A Man of Means by P. G. Wodehouse and C. H. Bovill. Read by Tim Bulkeley. A Man of Means is a collection of six short stories written in collaboration by P. G. Wodehouse and C. H. Bovill. The stories all star Roland Bleke, a nondescript young man to whom financial success comes through a series of "lucky" chances, the first from a win in a sweepstake he had forgotten entering...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Wodehouse; fiction; humor; short stories
Downloads: 32,377 (1 review)
|The Flint Heart - Eden Phillpotts|
LibriVox recording of The Flint Heart, by Eden Phillpotts. Read by David Wales. The flint heart is a stone of heart shape, forged in prehistoric times, that changes whoever owns it into a wicked person. The story of the flint heart's ultimate defeat involves multiple trips into fairyland by Charles and Unity, children of one of the heart's victims. Along the way the reader meets lots of fun characters such as the king of fairyland, a talking (and wounded) hot water bottle, and the mysterious Zag...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; fiction; fantasy; fairy tales
Downloads: 2,552 (1 review)
|The Port of Missing Men - Meredith Nicholson|
LibriVox recording of The Port of Missing Men by Meredith Nicholson. Read by MaryAnn Spiegel. Shirley Claiborne is fascinated by the tall handsome man named John Armitage who seemed to follow her and her brother, Captain Claiborne, as they traveled around Europe. Count von Stroebel had urged Armitage to do something for Austria. Now von Stroebel was dead – cut down by an assassin’s bullet – and Jules Chauvenet is one step closer to seeing the corrupt and worthless Francis ascend to the thr...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; novels; fiction; mystery; intrique; spy stories; romance
Downloads: 5,361 (1 review)
|Astounding Stories 01, January 1930|
LibriVox recording of Astounding Stories 01, January 1930 In January of 1930 a new magazine with a flashy color cover appeared on newsstands, Astounding Stories of Super-Science. Filled with stories of adventure, sometimes with only a tinge of science, this magazine was to host and nurture many science fiction giants like Murray Leinster and Ray Cummings and would help inspire many of the writers of the "Golden Age of Science Fiction"...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobooks; science fiction; sci-fi; magazine
Downloads: 40,475 (1 review)
|The History of Miss Betsy Thoughtless, Volume 1 - Eliza Haywood|
LibriVox recording of The History of Miss Betsy Thoughtless, Volume 1, by Eliza Haywood. The flirtations of a rich young maiden, Miss Betsy Thoughtless with several suitors, as she alienates the right man by refusing to take the issue of marriage seriously. Because of this her guardian commits her to marriage to the wrong man, a situation over which she has little control. As the heroine describes her fate, this text exposes the institution of marriage, the powerlessness of women and the double ...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; adventure; fiction; romance
Downloads: 2,308 (1 review)
|The Emperor's Candlesticks - Baroness Emmuska Orczy|
LibriVox recording of The Emperor's Candlesticks, by Baroness Emmuska Orczy. Read by Kevin Green. When a group of Russian anarchists kidnap a Russian prince in Vienna there are repercussions. On learning that the Cardinal d'Orsay has agreed to convey some hollow candlesticks from the Emperor to the Princess Marionoff in St Petersburg, two spies both see the possibility of using them to convey messages safely into Russia...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; adventure; fiction; historical-fiction; spy-stories
Downloads: 6,427 (1 review)
|Zanoni - Edward Bulwer-Lytton|
LibriVox recording of Zanoni, by Edward Bulwer-Lytton. Read by KirksVoice. Zanoni, a timeless Rosicrucian brother, cannot fall in love without losing his power of immortality; but he does fall in love with Viola Pisani, a promising young opera singer from Naples, the daughter of Pisani, a misunderstood Italian violinist. An English gentleman named Glyndon loves Viola as well, but is indecisive about proposing marriage, and then renounces his love in order to pursue occult study...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; fiction; philosophy
Downloads: 3,417 (1 review)
|The Secret House - Edgar Wallace|
LibriVox recording of The Secret House, by Edgar Wallace. Read by Don W. Jenkins. A stranger and foreigner arrives at the offices of a small publication in London only to be faced by the “editor” whose face is completely swathed in a veil. Nothing is as it seems, and it quickly becomes evident that both are bent on more than lively gossip about the elite. Blackmail and opportunism is the order of the day...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; fiction; mystery; blackmail; opportunism; Farrington; shooting
Downloads: 8,733 (1 review)
|Something New - P.G. Wodehouse.|
When the absent-minded Earl of Emsworth wanders off with the pride of his scarab collection, American millionaire J. Preston Peters is willing to pay $5000 to the person who can get it back for him. Discretion is necessary since Peters’ daughter is engaged to Emsworth’s son. Joan Valentine and Ashe Marson both decide to go after the reward—she as Aline Peter’s ladies maid, and he as Mr. Peter’s valet—and they all end up at Blandings Castle...
Keywords: adult; fiction; humour; comedy; librivox; literature; wodehouse
Downloads: 68,867 (1 review)
|The Clicking of Cuthbert - P.G. Wodehouse|
LibriVox recording of The Clicking of Cuthbert, by P.G. Wodehouse. Join the Oldest Member...whether you like it or not...and be carried on a magic carpet ride through the world of golf, love, and...aunts...as seen through the eyes of the creator of Jeeves and Wooster and Blandings Castle, the inimitable Pelham (Plum) Grenville Wodehouse. (Summary by Jonathan Burchard) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available),...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; humor
Downloads: 83,270 (1 review)
|The Emperor's New Clothes - Hans Christian Andersen|
LibriVox recording of The Emperor's New Clothes by Hans Christian Andersen. Read in English by Phil Chenevert This is a collection of a few of my personal favorite stories by Hans Christian Andersen that I most loved as a child and still enjoy as an adult. The Emperor's New Clothes was funny from my earliest years because even then I could see that it poked fun at adults and their silly pretensions; The Ugly Duckling I think, was enjoyable because the bullied little one turned out so well and i...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Hans Christian Andersen
Downloads: 5,967 (1 review)
|The Chapter Ends - Poul Anderson|
LibriVox recording of THE CHAPTER ENDS, by Poul Anderson. Read by Phil Chenevert Far, far in the future the Earth is still spinning around the Sun, on the edge of the galaxy, dozing comfortably in obscurity, forgotten by it's trillions of progeny and completely irrelevant. But this doesn't matter to the few millions who still live there in simplicity and quiet happiness. But then interstellar politics dictates that they must all leave Earth because .....
Keywords: science fiction; SF; poul anderson; earth
Downloads: 7,562 (1 review)
|Missing: Page Thirteen - Anna Katharine Green|
LibriVox recording of Missing: Page Thirteen, by Anna Katharine Green. Violet Strange, a clever petite detective, is called upon to solve the mystery of a page gone missing from an important document. The futures of several people, including an eccentric misanthrope, a chemical scientist, a bride and groom, depend on the quick resolution of this problem. In solving one mystery, she uncovers another which dates back many years...
Keywords: librivox; short story; short stories; green; audio book; audiobook; mystery; detective
Downloads: 35,999 (1 review)
|Camp-Fire Girls in the Country or The Secret Aunt Hannah Forgot - Stella M. Francis|
LibriVox recording of CAMP-FIRE GIRLS INT HE COUNTRY OR THE SECRET AUNT HANNAH FORGOT, by STELLA M. FRANCIS. Read by Lee Ann Howlett. Teen-ager Hazel Edwards and the other twelve members of the Flamingo Camp-Fire Girls experience some real adventure when they are invited to spend part of their summer as guests of Hazel’s elderly aunt on her large country farm. Mrs. Hannah Hutchins is a widow living alone with a few servants and farming assistants in her home in the midwestern town of Fairberry...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; fiction; girls; series book; mystery; adventure; teen
Downloads: 3,284 (1 review)
|Space Viking - H. Beam Piper|
A galactic war has left the Terran Federation in ruins. Formerly civilized planets have decivilized into barbarism. Space Vikings roam the wreckage, plundering and killing for gain. Lord Lucas Trask of Traskon was no admirer of the Space Vikings, but when murder takes his wife on his wedding day, Trask trades everything he has for his own Space Viking ship and sets out on a galaxy-wide quest for revenge...
Keywords: librivox; adventure; action; science-fiction; space opera; fiction
Downloads: 57,784 (1 review)
|Hunter Patrol - H. Beam Piper and John McGuire|
LibriVox recording of HUNTER PATROL, by H. Beam Piper and John McGuire Read by Phil Chenevert World War IV has dragged on for 12 years and the whole world is drained and tired of the killing and destruction. One man, a high school chemistry teacher from St. Louis in the USA, is serving his latest forced stint in the UN forces when something strange happens to him. He dies but yet he doesn't. What if you had the power to bring peace to the entire world? What would you do? This story explores a fr...
Keywords: librivox; science fiction; piper
Downloads: 9,193 (1 review)
|Arm of the Law|
LibriVox recording of ARM OF THE LAW, by HARRY HARRISON Read by Phil Chenevert A quiet backwater outpost on Mars gets a surprise in the form of a new police recruit - in a box! Yep, it's a prototype robot cop sent to the backwater station for testing. And Harrison tells the strange, funny and scary things that begin to happen after that, as only he can. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to t...
Keywords: audiobook; librivox; science fiction; si-fi; harrison
Downloads: 17,133 (1 review)
|A Rogue's Life - Wilkie Collins|
LibriVox recording of A Rogue's Life by Wilkie Collins. Read in English by acousticwave; Ben Adams; John Trevithick; Peter John Keeble; Anna Simon; Reeses118; James K. White; Lynne Thompson; ToddHW; Jothi Tharavant "[T]he story offers the faithful reflection of a very happy time in my past life. It was written at Paris, when I had Charles Dickens for a near neighbor and a daily companion, and when my leisure hours were joyously passed with many other friends, all associated with literature and ...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
Downloads: 949 (1 review)
|The Gray Plague - Lloyd Eshbach|
LibriVox recording of The Gray Plague by Lloyd Eshbach. Read by Bellona Times End of the world sci-fi tale borrows heavily from H.G. Wells' WOTW and In The Days of the Comet -- looks like fun ! ( Summary by BellonaTimes ) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; science fiction; sci-fi; horror; plague; fiction; Astounding Stories of Super Science
Downloads: 4,957 (1 review)
|The Dawn of a To-morrow - Frances Hodgson Burnett|
LibriVox recording of THE DAWN OF A TO-MORROW, by FRANCES HODGSON BURNETT. Read by LINDA ANDRUS. A wealthy London business man takes a room in a poor part of the city. He is depressed and has decided to take his life by going the next day to purchase a hand gun he had seen in a pawnshop window. The morning comes with one of those 'memorable fogs' and the adventure he has in it alters his decisions and ultimately his life...
Keywords: fiction; religion; philosophy
Downloads: 7,942 (1 review)
|The City at World's End - Edmond Hamilton|
LibriVox recording of The City at World's End, by Edmond Hamilton. Read by Mark Nelson. A surprise nuclear war may cause the End of the World, but not the way anyone could have imagined. A classic science fiction tale from Galaxy Magazine. (Summary by Mark Nelson) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; adventure; fantasy; fiction; science fiction
Downloads: 76,426 (1 review)
|Gambler's World & The Yillian Way - Keith Laumer|
LibriVox recording of Gambler's World & The Yillian Way, by Keith Laumer Read by Phil Chenevert Here are two stories starring the always unconventional Terrestrial Diplomat, Retief. As a diplomat, Retief does not always follow procedure. Well the truth is that he almost never follows procedure but somehow his wit and strength manage to salvage most situations from the bumbling of the other diplomats...
Keywords: science fiction; SF; Laumer; librivox; audiobook
Downloads: 3,780 (1 review)
|Let'em Breathe Space - Lester del Rey|
LibriVox recording of Let'em Breathe Space, by Lester del Rey. Read by Gregg Margarite (1957-2012). The old space freighter Wahoo is all Dr. Pietro can afford for his expedition to the rings of Saturn. Although built for a crew of 6 the good doctor crams 19 people into the Wahoo, and after 5 months they are really getting on each other’s nerves. Then someone starts killing people and poisoning the air giving plants in the hydroponics bay...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; science fiction; Lester del Rey
Downloads: 11,813 (1 review)
|Piccadilly Jim - P. G. Wodehouse|
Librivox recording of Piccadilly Jim by P. G. Wodehouse. Read by zinniz and garymacf. A young red-head plots to kidnap her irritating cousin with the help of a former boxer, her uncle, and a rogue who has his eye on her. Things don't work out exactly as planned, as criminals, detectives and cases of mistaken identity all get in the way. (Summary by Carrie Bradfield) For more free audiobooks, or to become a volunteer reader, please visit librivox.org...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; fiction; humor
Downloads: 15,863 (1 review)
|The Black Poodle and Other Tales - Anstey, F.|
LibriVox recording of The Black Poodle and Other Tales, by F. Anstey. This is a collection of ten humorous short stories (Summary by Carolin) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org...
Keywords: librvox; audio book; audiobook; literature; humor; short story
Downloads: 3,102 (1 review)
|Dead Men Tell No Tales - Ernest William Hornung|
LibriVox recording of Dead Men Tell No Tales by Ernest William Hornung Ernest William Hornung (June 7, 1866 – March 22, 1921) was an English author. Hornung was the third son of John Peter Hornung, a Hungarian, and was born in Middlesbrough. He was educated at Uppingham during some of the later years of its great headmaster, Edward Thring. He spent most of his life in England and France, but in 1884 left for Australia and stayed for two years where he working as a tutor at Mossgiel station...
Keywords: hornung; fiction; mystery; deadmen; librivox; audio books; readers
Downloads: 44,125 (1 review)
|The Lair of the White Worm (Version 2) - Bram Stoker|
Librivox recording of The Lair of the White Worm by Bram Stoker. Read by LibriVox Volunteers. The Lair of the White Worm (also known as The Garden of Evil) is a horror novel by Irish author Bram Stoker, who also wrote Dracula. It is partly based on the legend of the Lambton Worm. The book was published in 1911, the year before Stoker's death, with color illustrations by Pamela Colman Smith. In 1988, it was adapted into a film by Ken Russell...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; horror
Downloads: 18,052 (1 review)
|The Stretton Street Affair - William Le Queux|
LibriVox recording of The Stretton Street Affair by William Le Queux. Read by Tom Weiss Hugh Gabriel has recently been repatriated from the war and has rejoined his old firm as an electrical engineer. On the way to visit his uncle one night, he is asked by a servant if he would be willing to meet with his wealthy master who is in some distress. Hugh becomes witness to, and directly involved with, a dastardly murder...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; murder mystery; fiction; novel
Downloads: 10,350 (1 review)
|Hellhounds of the Cosmos - Clifford Simak|
LibriVox recording of Hellhounds of the Cosmos, by Clifford Simak. Read by Phil Chenevert From Astounding Stories of 1932. Earth is being attacked by horrible black monsters that appear from nowhere and destroy and kill everything and everyone in their paths. Nothing affects them, nothing stops them; they are impervious to all weapons. Earth is doomed. But there is one hope and it rests on the shoulders of 98 brave men...
Keywords: science fiction; SF; simak; astounding stories; librivox; audiobook
Downloads: 7,389 (1 review)
|Among Malay Pirates and Other Tales of Peril and Adventure - G. A. Henty|
LibriVox recording of Among Malay Pirates and Other Tales of Peril and Adventure, by G. A. Henty. G. A . Henty was a prolific writer of historical fiction for young adults. In this collection of shorter stories we visit Malay pirates, have a couple of tales of India, a shipwreck off the Channel Islands and a bursting dam in California, and finish off escaping from captivity in China (Summary by annise) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cov...
Keywords: LibiVox; Audiobook; Children; Short Stories; Adventure; Historical Fiction; Malay; pirates
Downloads: 28,217 (1 review)
|Four-Day Planet - H. Beam Piper|
LibriVox recording of Four-Day Planet, by H. Beam Piper. Read by Mark Nelson. Fenris isn't a hell planet, but it's nobody's bargain. With 2,000-hour days and an 8,000-hour year, it alternates blazing heat with killing cold. A planet like that tends to breed a special kind of person: tough enough to stay alive and smart enough to make the best of it. When that kind of person discovers he's being cheated of wealth he's risked his life for, that kind of planet is ripe for revolution...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; adventure; fantasy; fiction; science fiction
Downloads: 42,132 (1 review)
|The Ego Machine - Henry Kuttner|
LibriVox recording of the Ego Machine, by Henry Kuttner. Read by Gregg Margarite (1957-2012). Celebrated playwright Nicholas Martin didn’t read the small print in his Hollywood options contract. Now he’s facing five years of servitude to a conceited director named Raoul St. Cyr, who’s taken a thoughtful play about Portuguese fishermen and added dancing mermaids. When it seems the plot has changed to include a robot from the future Nicholas looses all hope, but this robot may be just what h...
Keywords: adventure; science fiction; librivox; literature; audiobook
Downloads: 9,173 (1 review)
|The Vortex Blaster - E.E. Smith|
LibriVox recording of THE VORTEX BLASTER, by E.E. "Doc" Smith. Read by Phil Chenevert Uncontrolled, terribly violent Atomic Vortices are slowly destroying civilization on every human planet throughout the galaxy. Nothing can contain or stop them despite the lensmen's best efforts until one destroys the home and family of "Storm" Cloud, brilliant atomic physicist. The tragedy triggers actions on his part that pit him one-on-one against the horrible vortices...
Keywords: librivox; science fiction; SF; Harrison; audiobook
Downloads: 6,261 (1 review)
|The Golden Snare - Oliver Curwood|
LibriVox recording of The Golden Snare, by Oliver Curwood: Read by Roger Melin With but two years of service in the RNMP Philip Raine finds himself somewhat unwillingly on the trail of Bram Johnson, wanted for murder and a wild, untamed and savage man who commands a pack of wolves as his brethren. But most peculiar of all is the snare which Bram had had in his posession and had somehow lost. It was a golden snare intricately woven out of the finest, most delicate flaxen hair of a woman...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobooks; Adventure; Mounties; Far North
Downloads: 6,976 (1 review)
|The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes, Volume 1 - Various|
LibriVox recording of The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes, Volume 1 The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes was a British TV series from the early 70s that dramatized stories written contemporaneously with the Sherlock Holmes stories of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. This anthology contains twelve of the thirteen stories adapted as episodes for the first season. Sadly, one story, "The Missing Witness Sensation" by Ernest Bramah, is not public domain in the U.S., but can be read in the anthology Max Carrados Mysteries...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; fiction; short stories; crime
Downloads: 24,509 (1 review)
|The Big Time - Fritz Leiber|
LibriVox recording of The Big Time by Fritz Leiber. Read by Karen Savage. A classic locked room mystery, in a not-so-classic setting. (Intro by Karen Savage) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; science fiction; scifi; mystery; time travel; war
Downloads: 7,813 (1 review)
|Further Foolishness - Stephen Leacock|
LibriVox recording of Further Foolishness, by Stephen Leacock. Read by TriciaG. Seventeen goofy stories and essays by Canadian humourist Stephen Leacock. "Professor Leacock has made more people laugh with the written word than any other living author. One may say he is one of the greatest jesters, the greatest humorist of the age." – A. P. Herbert (Introduction by TriciaG & Wikipedia) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other form...
Keywords: audiobook; librivox; humor; canadian humour
Downloads: 5,340 (1 review)
|I Was A Teen-Age Secret Weapon - Richard Sabia|
LibriVox recording of I Was A Teen-Age Secret Weapon, by Richard Sabia. Read by Phil Chenevert Poor Dolliver Wims is a terribly misunderstood teen age boy from the backwoods. Is he mean or evil? Quite the opposite: He does nothing wrong, hurts no one and wants only to be liked and to help, yet he seems to be blamed for every accident that ever happens to anyone in the University research facility where he 'works' as a porter...
Keywords: science fiction; SF; librivox; audiobook; secret weapon
Downloads: 4,568 (1 review)
|The Four Faces - William Le Queux|
LibriVox recording of The Four Faces, by William Le Queux. Read by Tom Weiss. Michael Berrington is a bachelor leading a quiet life in London. Overhearing a conversation at his club one day, he becomes interested in a discussion regarding a man named Gastrell. Gastrell is somewhat of a mystery to the club members in spite of his renting a house from one of them. Berrington’s interest in Gastrell intensifies as his fiancé, Dulcie Challoner, befriends a wealthy widow, Mrs...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; fiction; mystery
Downloads: 8,517 (1 review)